Past Fundraisers

In addition to the two annual fundraisers, the Board members host several fundraising opportunities throughout the year.  Past one-time fundraisers include the following:

  • 2017 – Lucky 7’s Night held on 7/7/17.  This was a casino and comedy night held at the Garden Hills Recreation Center.
  • 2016Inman Park Festival Band Booth: “Be the band!  Win the band!  Wear the band!”  The Endowment jointly sponsored a booth with the Band at the Inman Park Festival to promote the band, take donations, sell merchandise to adoring fans, and allow those adoring fans to dress up as band members in front of the S&FMA backdrop for photo opportunities.  p2093047_1924805437_5
  • 2014 – The band members created a Naughty Bits Calendar for the 2015 calendar year with each month featuring a photo of band members decked out in accessories (only).  The talented Katie Stockton (flute) of, donated the background artwork.  Drew Stauss (quads) of Departure Studio, donated the photography.  Calendar features:
      • January – Percussion New Year’s Extravaganza
      • February- Naughty Bits under the Rainbow
      • March – Despicables on Display for Mardi Gras
      • April – Woodland Flute Fairies
      • May – Clarinet PJ Party & Sweet Dreams
      • June – Future Incorrigible $500 Guaranteed Real
      • July – Patriotic Mixed Musical Salute
      • August – Blues Brother Saxes
      • September – Naughty Bits on Fire
      • October – Halloween Gathering of Brooms
      • November – SFMA Zombie Trumpet Apocalypse
      • December – Bad Brass Santas


  • 2013Abominable Sideshow with Tommy Dean & My Imaginary Band.
  • 2012 – The first ever Abominable Sideshow featuring Francine Reed, The Big Peach Little Big Band, Berne’ Poliakoff, My Imaginary Band, and the Wasted Potential Brass Band!  These amazing performers donated their time and talent to contribute ticket sales to the Endowment — a show of their true love and admiration of the band.